Memory Loss

Research Has Linked Atrial Fibrillation and Memory Loss

Dr. Brendan Kelley, medical director of the Memory Disorders Center at the UC Neuroscience Institute, explains the possible link between Atrial Fibrillation and cognitive decline. This article explains that numerous small strokes, impaired blood flow and physical inactivity could be behind memory loss in the absence of a major stroke. Read more here>> Media Outlet:…
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Now Where Did I Put That? Take Steps To Learn Cause of Memory Lapses

If you’ve ever forgotten where you left the remote, your keys or your   cellphone, then you know how frustrating memory lapses can be. Some   memory problems are par for the course, especially with aging. Brendan  Kelley, MD, Director of the UC Memory Disorders Center, discusses  testing, the role of depression and more in an article…
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In the ‘Stroke Belt,’ Erosion of Memory Is More Likely, Too

“Those behaviors that prevent stroke likely will prevent some but not all of the things that cause cognitive decline,” said Dr. Joseph P. Broderick, chairman of neurology at the University of Cincinnati Neuroscience Institute, who was not involved in the study. “If you buy a car and you take great care of it, it still…
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